Celebrate your special day at this riverside retreat with fantastic facilities


Riverside Location...

A historic hotel dating back to the 1700s, The George Hotel is nestled within beautiful grounds and occupies an unbeatable location on the banks of the pretty North Tyne River. The stunning landscape surrounds the hotel and provides the perfect romantic venue to celebrate your special day.

Your Perfect Day…

When you celebrate your wedding day at The George Hotel you will enjoy stunning function suites, comfortable lounges, fabulous leisure facilities and breathtaking backdrops to capture memories to will last a lifetime. We are here to make your wedding as unique as you are, and will ensure that your big day is exactly how you imagined it and more.

Catering For You....

The George Hotel’s restaurant and banqueting suites are perfect for a variety of wedding celebrations, from intimate parties right up to larger wedding breakfasts and receptions. We can happily cater for up to 90 people for a formal meal or up to 150 guests for an informal reception. We can also help you with menu ideas for your reception from our extensive Banqueting Menus, which have been carefully selected to offer great choice and variety and to suit different tastes and budgets. Alternatively, if you want to personalise your reception we’re happy to discuss ways to add your own flair and style to the occasion.

Accommodation & Facilities…

With 47 bedrooms at The George we are able to offer numerous options to host your wedding party. Thanks to our idyllic riverside location several bedrooms offer fantastic views over the water, and our four poster beds are a special addition to any wedding night. Your guests will enjoy walks in the beautiful grounds and everyone is sure to love the excellent leisure club with indoor swimming pool, gym, Jacuzzi and sauna.

Early booking is strongly recommended, but we are flexible and happy to discuss your specific requirements so that you can relax and look forward to enjoying the day. Please do get in touch to discuss your wedding plans by calling us direct on 01434 681611 or by using the form below.

Wedding Fairs and Events at The George Hotel...

We offer a wide range of wedding packages available to suit all requirements and we’d love to meet you to discuss your needs for your perfect day. We are hosting a range of Wedding Fairs and Open evenings throughout the year where you will be able to view our hotel and facilities all set for the perfect wedding, and we can take the opportunity to answer any questions you may have.

If you’d like to attend one of our open evenings or wedding fairs please contact our friendly team to confirm times on 01434 681 611

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Why not make your next meeting, function or conference memorable by holding it amid the scenic backdrop of the North Tyne at The George, Chollerford? The hotel is superbly located just 20 minutes from Newcastle International Airport and is just 30 minutes from the centre of Newcastle.

Choose from three function rooms, 47 well-equipped bedrooms and superb leisure facilities that include a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. By holding your next event at The George, you will ensure that your guests will be able to work and relax in style.

The Kielder Suite
The largest of our suites, The Kielder Suite is excellent for conferences and functions and can accommodate up to 50 delegates in a modern and comfortable space with lots of natural light.

The River Suite
This elegant River Suite on the first floor has many features including river views and a large open fireplace. This room is ideal for small receptions and can accommodate up to 40 delegates.

The Riverside Restaurant
Our restaurant can also be configured as a conference or function room accommodating up to 100 delegates.

We can happily arrange catering for your function from simple teas and coffees to full meal packages.

Call the hotel manager direct on 01434 681 611 to book or discuss your requirements for rooms and facilities.

George Leisure Page 1 
George Leisure Page 2 The George offers superb leisure facilities including a Leisure Club that can be used free of charge by hotel guests.  For local residents we also offer a number of different membership options.

The well-equipped Health Club includes multiple pieces of gym equipment including treadmills, rowing machines, cross trainers, weights, and bicycles.



  • Swimming Pool
  • Well-equipped Gym
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Changing rooms with showers
  • Lockers

Membership Types

We offer the following types of membership:

  • FREE for hotel guests
  • Single Under 55
  • Single Over 55
  • Couple Under 55
  • Couple Over 55
  • Student
  • Young Person – 16 to 21
  • Child – 6 to 15
  • Child Under 6 – Free of Charge

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Membership Benefits

  • Members can bring up to 2 guests at a time to the leisure club for a small fee
  • Exclusive discounts on our dinner and lunch menus
  • Free Wi-Fi access in our lounges
  • Use of our sister clubs in Pitlochry, Harrogate and Rushyford

Download our membership form

Opening Times

Monday to Sunday – 7:30am to 9:30pm

Contact Us

Email: chollerfordleisure@advantagehealthclubs.co.uk
Telephone: 01434 681611